EDM 1 – Issue 494

The dark horse in delivery: heavily-backed debutant joins China’s courier sector on back of e-commerce surge

Plus: Chinese airlines take to the skies again, but only on domestic routes; Gree’s Dong Mingzhu disappoints with her livestream sales spiel; and is ‘revenge spending’ rebooting retail sales? 

Also: Tencent turns the page at China Literature; Zijin in gold mining row in Papua New Guinea; and the founders fight on in Dangdang divorce row